Garliq is the founder of the Urban Herb School and Living Medicine Project, a non­profit, community healing practice in Vancouver and the Kootenays that aims to bring the healing of plant medicines to families and community through treatment, education and social justice work. He is a Clinical Herbalist offering personal, 1­on­1 treatment, a Popular Educator offering a variety of hands­ on workshops about plant medicines, and a Community Organizer focused on creating accessible healing spaces and clinics at community events. Garliq has a deep passion for plant medicine and a strong desire for healthy community. Understanding the interconnectedness between our personal health and our community’s health, he works to bring plant medicines to the forefront of community awareness.